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Emily Bronte

Emily Jane Brontë was the most solitary member of a unique, tightly-knit, English provincial family. Born in 1818, she shared the parsonage of the town of Haworth, Yorkshire, with her older sister, Charlotte, her brother, Branwell, her younger sister, Anne, and her father, The Reverend Patrick Brontë. All five were poets and writers; all but Branwell would publish at least one book.

Fantasy was the Brontë children’s one relief from the rigors of religion and the bleakness of life in an impoverished region. They invented a series of imaginary kingdoms and constructed a whole library of journals, stories, poems, and plays around... Read More

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Wuthering Heights
Written by Emily Bronte
Vintage | Trade Paperback | April 2009
$7.95/9.95(Canada) | 978-0-307-45518-5 (0-307-45518-1)

Perhaps the most haunting and tormented love story ever written, Wuthering Heights is the tale of the troubled orphan Heathcliff and his doomed love for Catherine Earnshaw.

Published in 1847, the year before Emily Bronte's death at the age of thirty, Wuthering Heights has proved to be one of the nineteenth century's... Read more






Wuthering Heights
Written by Emily Bronte, Introduction by Diane Johnson
Modern Library | Trade Paperback | November 2000
$7.00/8.00(Canada) | 978-0-375-75644-3 (0-375-75644-2)

Introduction by Diane Johnson
Commentary by George Henry Lewes, Virginia Woolf, and E. M. Forster
 
Wuthering Heights, first published in 1847, the year before the author’s death at the age of thirty, endures today as perhaps the most powerful and intensely original novel in the English language. The epic story... Read more






Emily Bronte: Poems
Written by Emily Bronte
Everyman's Library | Hardcover | April 1996
$14.95/17.95(Canada) | 978-0-679-44725-2 (0-679-44725-3)

The Everyman's Library Pocket Poets hardcover series is popular for its compact size and reasonable price which does not compromise content. Poems: Bronte contains poems that demonstrate a sensibility elemental in its force with an imaginative discipline and flexibility of the highest order. Also included are an Editor's Note and an... Read more






Wuthering Heights
Written by Emily Bronte
Everyman's Library | Hardcover | October 1991
$25.00/28.00(Canada) | 978-0-679-40543-6 (0-679-40543-7)

The title of the novel comes from the Yorkshire manor on the moors of the story. The narrative centres on the all-encompassing, passionate, but ultimately doomed love between Catherine Earnshaw and Heathcliff, and how this unresolved passion eventually destroys them and the people around them.

Virginia Woolf said of Emily Brontë that... Read more






Wuthering Heights
Written by Emily Bronte
Bantam Classics | Paperback | October 1983
$4.95/7.50(Canada) | 978-0-553-21258-7 (0-553-21258-3)

"My greatest thought in living is Heathcliff. If all else perished, and he remained, I should still continue to be... Nelly, I am Heathcliff! He's always, always in my mind: not as a pleasure... but as my own being." Wuthering Heights is the only novel of Emily Bronte, who died a... Read more





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